Thomas Pickering

Thomas Pickering

Many of the forests of the world are being mowed down... But the rest of the world isn't going to say, "Okay, we'll save our forests, but you Americans can keep driving all your cars!" There has to be give and take.More Thomas Pickering quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some people do need to be held to account because some of the conduct is so widely at odds with our values, but making an example out of a few people would be a disservice.More Thomas Pickering quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Moskin has brought together with care and lucidity an inside history of American diplomacy written through the eyes of the many diplomats who conceived and carried it out over 225 years. You experience the challenges, successes, and foibles. Over time, the Foreign Service evolved into a professional cadre serving the public and presidents, often at the peril of their lives. Anyone interested in understanding our diplomacy, what makes it tick, and how it strives to serve the public interest should read this masterful hiMore Thomas Pickering quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A fascinating, insightful, and new treatment from the perspective of an intimately involved former Iranian senior official on Iran's nuclear program and responses to it. For those familiar with the details, there is much new information about the Iran side, its ideas, strategies, disputes, and aims. U.S. experts will have some key questions but will learn much from this extraordinary book.More Thomas Pickering quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In archaeology you uncover the unknown. In diplomacy you cover the known.More Thomas Pickering quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Valeriy Brumel Leave the sport not defeated - in my opinion, just beautiful words. To leave at the zenith of glory is unnatural. It's like burying yourself alive. [06/17/2020 06:06:06] More


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Konstantin Ernst "General opinion" does not mean true. [07/14/2020 11:07:05] More


Leonid Parfenov Manager is now the same massively faceless profession as an engineer before. [06/17/2020 10:06:44] More


Nadezhda Lamanova The revolution changed my financial situation, but it did not change my life ideas, but made it possible to carry them out to an incomparably wider scale. [07/09/2020 05:07:48] More